Leonard W. Kesterson

24 June 1921–29 November 1987 (Age 66)
Lubeck, Wood, West Virginia, United States

The Life of Leonard W.

When Leonard W. Kesterson was born on 24 June 1921, in Lubeck, Wood, West Virginia, United States, his father, Bert Ballard Kesterson, was 26 and his mother, Myrtle Annie Johnson, was 21. He married Ida Mildred Oiler in 1942, in Wood, West Virginia, United States. He died on 29 November 1987, in Parkersburg, Wood, West Virginia, United States, at the age of 66, and was buried in Blennerhassett, Wood, West Virginia, United States.

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Leonard W. Kesterson
Ida Mildred Oiler
Marriage: 1942

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Wood, West Virginia, United States

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World Events (8)

1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 2

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.
1923 · Amendment of Equal Rights

Age 2

Is a proposed amendment to help guarantee equal legal rights for all citizens of the United States. Its main objective is to end legal distinctions between the two genders in terms of divorce, property, employment, and other legal matters. Even though it isn't the 28th Amendment yet, it has started conversations about the meaning of legal equality.

Age 20

Japanese attack Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

Patronymic from Kester .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Sources (3)

  • Lenord W Kesterson in household of Burt B Kesterson, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Leonard William Kesterson, "West Virginia Marriages, 1780-1970"
  • Leonard William Kesterson, "Find A Grave Index"

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